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Microsoft 'alarmed' by NSA spying. (But let's not forget it knew about the risks at least two years ago)
Microsoft's chief lawyer compared the National Security Agency to hackers, and tried to reassure business users that their data was as safe as it can be. But the software giant knew about the effects of the Patriot Act at least two years ago. Why? I was the guy asking the questions.
CORRECTED: A Windows security vulnerability was exploited by hackers, the software giant noted in its monthly release of software updates.
Hackers used Adobe software to stage a data breach that left up to 160,000 Social Security numbers exposed.
We tech types put elaborate systems in place to prevent hackers from infiltrating out digital kingdoms, but we give little thought — or preparation — to what an innocent-looking toddler can do to our iPads, and the software and data they hold.
Hewlett-Packard exec says developers' poor grasp of security practices when building cloud-based enterprise software could lead to code having loopholes hackers can exploit.
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Software giant didn't immediately encourage hackers tinkering with its motion-sensing game controller. Now, it plans a PC-specific Kinect to spark new uses for the gadget.
Leading tech companies have long used 'ethical hackers' to help probe vulnerabilities in their systems and software. Should some of the not-so-ethical hackers be added to payrolls as well?
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Apple has dealt with a flaw in its iOS software that could allow hackers to hijack the devices.The flaw, which was fixed on Friday, was used for jailbreaking iOS devices such as iPads and iPhones.
The Department of Homeland Security has issued a warning after a security researcher discovered software from a Chinese company contained bugs which hackers could exploit to launch attacks on critical infrastructure including utilities.
When hackers revealed a bug in Apple's iPhone software that "tracked" users' locations, the company was roundly chastised. But what about carriers? How much do they know about their customers?
Malicious hackers are using rigged Microsoft Excel files to exploit a zero-day flaw in Adobe's ubiquitous Flash Player software.
The company has sandboxed the PDF Reader to stop malicious hackers from exploiting potential weaknesses in the software, as well as adding new online services and announcing the upcoming launch of Windows Phone 7 and BlackBerry 6 apps
Twitter's Web site is being run over by hackers exploiting a mouseover flaw. Avoid the site and use third party software until fixed.
Adobe today sounded an alarm for a new zero-day flaw in its PDF Reader/Acrobat software, warning that hackers are actively exploiting the vulnerability in-the-wild.
Hackers have exploited an XSS flaw in Atlassian's JIRA software to compromise the Apache Software Foundation's infrastructure and capture passwords of its developers.
After years of spruiking Australia's so-called "mandatory" internet filter comes the revelation, from no less than Stephen Conroy, that it is in fact optional: anybody who wants to circumvent the filter is free to do so without penalty. One might ask: what, then, is the point of this whole expensive exercise?
The hackers hit the server hosting the software that Apache.org uses to it to track issues and requests and stole passwords from all users.
Software and Hardware hackers will view the iPad as the latest vehicle for their collective cracking genius. What sort of Apple-unauthorized gifts can we expect to see from our underground friends?
According to research carried out by US-CERT (United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team), software that comes with the Energizer DUO USB NiMH battery charger is infected with a Trojan horse that gives hackers access to Windows PCs.
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